Tag: RHA

New Hall remains unfinished in more ways than just its name

New Hall President Ryan Geising: “There was a huge time crunch to get the hall ready. So, yes we are able to host students and have them live here, but we are not to the standard that the other halls are at.”

RHA speaker-elect hopes to increase collaboration between student governments

Nathan Dare, who will be sworn in April 24, said his biggest objective will be pushing for an all-upperclassman residence hall.

RHA hopes to increase transparency, overcome budget problems in coming year

The organization has passed a $5 semesterly fee increase which will help mitigate the effects of lower enrollment and work to create greater transparency.

Who represents you at MU: a guide to student governments

MSA controls a $1.6 million budget and LBC is the country’s only university-funded black student government. Find out more about these and other organizations.

RHA passes legislation to raise social fee

Congressman Garren Wegener, the bill’s author, said the $5 increase was necessary to expand RHA’s relevance on campus.

Joint session calls for MU to divest from prison labor

MSA passed the resolution to condemn MU products made by state inmates, but some representatives questioned the research behind the legislation.

RHA plans to combat anti-Semitism on campus

Donley: “What happens in the future is not affected by only the action but the inaction of students.”

RHA elects Bourke/ Pangborn

Matt Bourke: “I’m really glad we’re going to be able to show RHA what we can do in the next year.”

Top moments from the Residence Halls Association presidential debate

Voting begins March 2 at 10:00 a.m. and goes until March 4 at 10:00 a.m. Results will be announced March 4 in Traditions Plaza.

Meet the two RHA presidential slates

Slates will focus on issues concerning students in the residence halls, such as mental health and inclusion.

Residence Halls Association to allow another slate to enter the presidential election

Voting will still be open from 10 a.m. March 2 to 10 a.m. March 4.

Election overlap could raise voter turnout, endorsement issues for RHA and MSA

RHA Chief Justice Garrett Wilt: “You’ve got the potential for two slates, one in RHA and one in MSA, to collaborate with one another. If one of them fails, it could create an awfully awkward situation.”

Slate drops out of Residence Halls Association presidential election

Voting begins on March 2.

Bike Share program hopes to expand with help of RHA

RHA Vice President Rachel Thomas said the second location could be near Bingham Commons or the North, Center and South area.

Former MSA presidential candidate Jordan McFarland resigns from position as RHA justice

McFarland: “I've loved working for and with the Residence Halls Association. As time has moved, so too have my interests and now I shall shift my focus once again.”

Multicultural Center hosts Allyship Week amidst campus tensions

“If there were more allies, maybe this wouldn’t happen,” Four Front Co-Chairwoman Alanna Diggs said.

MU library looks for new ways to improve after fee failed

Matt Gaunt, director of advancement for MU Libraries: “I think a lot of undergraduates don’t know what they’re missing. You don’t understand what kind of services and information literacy skills are being developed by students at other universities.”

MU students fail library fee

After months of controversy, students decided that funding the library should not be entirely their responsibility.

Students vote to end joint session because of safety threats

Students left Tate Hall with their arms linked together and were escorted by police. Joint Session is rescheduled for Tuesday Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. at Schlundt Hall 103.

Regardless of the result, the library fee referendum is unfair to students

The vote is a decision between two negative outcomes.